|Gangs of New York|
An imprisoned mob boss controls his organization by means of a shortwave receiver in his cell and a bribed prison guard.
Keywords: Charles Bickford; Ann Dvorak; Alan Baxter
Downloads: 8,042 (4 reviews)
|East Of Borneo - Universal Pictures|
1931 jungle picture - a woman searches the jungles for her husband, who has gone somewhat Kurtzy.
Keywords: Rose Hobart; Borneo -- Drama; Noble Johnson; Lupita Tovar; Georges Renavent; Charles Bickford
Downloads: 1,420 (2 reviews)
|EAST OF BORNEO video quality upgrade - Carl Laemmie & George Melford|
This print's video quality isn't great. However it is a significant improvement over the other IA copy. An early talkie adventure/melodrama in which a "white" woman it threatened by a lustful "oriental" potentate. Good production values including FX is the most that can be said for this dated film thematically related to lurid pulp novels of the '20s and '30s. Directed by George Melford. Released in 1931...
Keywords: adventures; melodramas; pre code; jungle; Rose Hobart; Charles Bickford; Georges Renavent
|Keep 'em Rolling - WA4CZD|
Keep 'em Rolling was a Mutual Broadcasting System show that featured a play each week. Time Magazine said it was sponsored by the Office for Emergency Management (link http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,795612,00.html behind a paywall but you can see part of it). Keep 'em Rolling is also mentioned in this ebook on Archive.org, Radio in wartime: http://archive.org/details/radioinwartime00dryerich ...but any typo or error is mine...
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; World War, 1939-1945; Anna Neagle; Kenny Baker; Charles Bickford; Bea Wain; Arch Oboler; Erich Von Stroheim; Frank Lovejoy; John Garfield; Otto Kruger; Myrna Loy; Merle Oberon; Tyrone Power; World War II; Old Time Radio; World War, 1939-1945 -- War Work -- United States; 1942; WWII